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Where South and North Winds Meet

Date, Hideo [ bio ]

Where South and North Winds Meet
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H: 9 in, W: 16.5 in

Los Angeles, Calif., ca. 1940


Gift of Hideo Date


Matted and framed.

Woman floats horizontally with left hand extending out to the right edge and right toe pointed to the left edge. Blue hair pulled back, the woman is dressed in blue top with green undersleeve and green flowing skirt. She looks back over her right shoulder as she cradles a orange bowl in her right hand. Below is a low horizon of mountains surrounding a blue lake with a tree with one green leaf, right. Leaves fly above in open background in fall colors.

Artist's hanko (personal mark, consists of three characters that translate as "Date Hide"), lower right corner.

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